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Book Review: Jesse's Diner (A Hope Story #2) by Cardeno C

Jesse's Diner (Hope, #2)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

 

TITLE: Jesse’s Diner

SERIES: The Hope Collection

AUTHOR: Cardeno C

PUBLISHER: The Romance Authors, LLC

LENGTH: 112 pages

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Two men with a shared history and a mutual attraction must be honest with themselves and each other so both their dreams come true.

Quiet, unassuming Tanner Sellers spends his time running a...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Shiver by Jocelynn Drake and Rinda Elliott

Shiver (Unbreakable Bonds #1)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

 

TITLE: Shiver

SERIES: The Unbreakable Bonds Series

AUTHORS: Jocelynn Drake and Rinda Elliott

PUBLISHER: Self Published

LENGTH: 300 Pages

BLURB:
Lucas Vallois is always in control. He’s building an empire in the glittering city of Cincinnati and created his own family from his three close friends. The self-made millionaire has everything...Read More »


Short Story Review: Head Game by Harper Jewel

Head Game

Reviewed by Marieke

 

TITLE: Head Game

AUTHOR: Harper Jewel

PUBLISHER: Lush Publishing

LENGTH: 42 pages

BLURB:
Hey! Name’s Adam Darling and hustling’s my game. When I was eighteen, my parents kicked me to the curb after catching me enjoying a good romp in the sack with my boyfriend. So I took the bus...Read More »


Book Review: Daddy’s Boy by Vicktor Alexander

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Reviewed by Marieke

 

TITLE: Daddy’s Boy

AUTHOR: Vicktor Alexander

PUBLISHER: The Rooster and The Pig Publsihing

LENGTH: 142 pages

BLURB:
My name is Tyler Simpston. I was introduced to the darkness and sex at a very young age. Those are two things I know quite well. They are my constant companions. I’m used...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Percolation, Poetry, and Passion by A.V. Sanders

Percolation, Poetry, and Passion

Reviewed by Marieke

 

 

TITLE: Percolation, Poetry, and Passion

AUTHOR: A.V. Sanders

PUBLISHER: Less Than Three Press LLC

LENGTH: 38 pages

BLURB:
Beckett works at a coffee shop to make ends meet while attending a prestigious university. It’s not the most exciting job, but he’s done it long enough he’s good at it—and can...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Blood Tied (The Warlock Brothers of Havenbridge, # 2) by Jacob Z. Flores

Blood Tied (The Warlock Brothers of Havenbridge, #2)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

TITLE: Blood Tied

SERIES: The Warlock Brothers of Havenbridge, # 2

AUTHOR: Jacob Z. Flores

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 220 pages

BLURB:
Thad Blackmoor’s heart is as cold as his icy magical abilities. He considers emotions a waste of his time and prefers to study the arcane, using the sacred books...Read More »


Recent Release Review: A Hard Day's Night by Mia Kerick

A Hard Day's Night

Reviewed by Marieke

 

TITLE: A Hard Day’s Night

AUTHOR: Mia Kerick

PUBLISHER: Cooldudes Publishing

LENGTH: 114 pages

BLURB:
High school senior Kalin (Lennon) Macready knows several facts for certain: John Lennon is his hero. Beaumont Finley Danforth (Fin) is his best friend. And—this is the complicated one—he feels more for Fin than mere...Read More »


Book Review: The Long Slide Home (The Rainbow League #3) by Kate McMurray

The Long Slide Home (The Rainbow League, #3)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

TITLE: The Long Slide Home

SERIES: The Rainbow League #3

AUTHOR: Kate McMurray

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 204 pages

BLURB:
Nate and Carlos have been the best of friends since their childhood playing baseball together in the Bronx. For the past few years, Nate’s been in love with Carlos, though he’s...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Knave of Broken Hearts (Love in Laguna #2) by Tara Lain

Knave of Broken Hearts (Love in Laguna, #2)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

 

TITLE: Knave of Broken Hearts

SERIES: Love in Laguna #2

AUTHOR: Tara Lain

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 224 pages

BLURB:
Jim Carney has a full time job—running from himself. Since he walked out on his wealthy family at sixteen because he’d wrecked his best friend’s life over some yaoi graphic novels, Jim...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Thrown a Curve (The Rainbow League #2) by Kate McMurray

Thrown a Curve (The Rainbow League, #2)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

TITLE: Thrown a Curve

SERIES: The Rainbow League, book 2

AUTHOR: Kate McMurray

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 210 pages

BLURB:
Mason made headlines when, after his professional baseball career was sidelined by an injury, he very publicly came out of the closet. Now he’s scratching the baseball itch playing in the...Read More »


Daily Dose Book Review: Jack Wolf by Kay Walker

Jack Wolf

Reviewed by Marieke

 

 TITLE: Jack Wolf

SERIES: Daily Dose; Never Too Late

AUTHOR: Kay Walker

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 44 pages

BLURB:

Henry Dalton is sent across the country by train to the western town of Woolridge in order to investigate the werewolf problem they’re having during the monthly moon cycle. The townsfolk are not...Read More »


Group Review Recent Release: Make Me Soar (Collars & Cuffs #6) by K.C. Wells

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Some books are so anticipated that just one or two opinions aren’t going to cut it.

Love Bytes presents their first Group Review!

 

“Dorian is our resident pain slut,” he confided.

Alan’s brow cleared. “Ah, now I understand. No, I’ve not met...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Spell Bound (The Warlock Brothers of Havenbridge #1) by Jacob Z. Flores

Spell Bound (The Warlock Brothers of Havenbridge, #1)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

 

TITLE: Spell Bound

SERIES: The Warlock Brothers of Havenbridge book 1

AUTHOR: Jacob Z. Flores

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 218 pages

BLURB:
Mason Blackmoor just can’t compete with his brothers, much less his father. They represent the epitome of black magic, strong, dark, and wicked, and though Mason tries to live...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Of Monsters and Men (A Forever Home #2) by Caitlin Ricci

Of Monsters and Men (A Forever Home, #2)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

TITLE: Of Monsters and Men

SERIES: A Forever Home series #2

AUTHOR: Caitlin Ricci

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 181 pages

BLURB:
Seth’s life looks idyllic on the surface. He has a great job at the pet rescue with a fantastic boss, who happens to be a werewolf. He is getting his...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Knight of Ocean Avenue (Love in Laguna #1) by Tara Lain

Knight of Ocean Avenue (Love in Laguna, #1)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

 

TITLE: Knight of Ocean Avenue

AUTHOR: Tara Lain

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 254 pages

BLURB:

How can you be twenty-five and not know you’re gay? Billy Ballew runs from that question. A high school dropout, barely able to read until he taught himself, Billy’s life is driven by his...Read More »


Recent Release Duo Review: Wrong Turn (The Shenandoah Pack #1) by Taylor Law

Wrong Turn (The Shenandoah Pack, #1)

Reviewed by Dan & Marieke

As you can see from this Duo-Review, even we reviewers don’t always agree with each other!

 

TITLE:    Wrong Turn

SERIES:       The Shenandoah Pack #1

AUTHOR:     Taylor Law

PUBLISHER:  Self Published

LENGTH:     98 Pages

BLURB:

After a long, hard year filled with stress and heartache, Jessie Rohen decides...Read More »


Blog Post: Duo Recent Release Review & Giveaway: The Marrying Kind (Owen & Nathan #2) by Jay Northcote

Title: The Marrying Kind

Series: Owen & Nathan – part 2

Author: Jay Northcote

Genre: contemporary m/m romance

Length: 35,000 words approx

Release date: Friday 17th April 2015

Publisher: self-published (Jaybird Press)

Editor: Sue Adams

Cover artist: Garrett Leigh

 

Series info:

The Marrying Kind is a sequel to The Dating Game. It continues Owen and Nathan’s story, so I...Read More »


Recent Release Review: To Touch the Sky (Leap of Faith #2) by M.A. Church

To Touch the Sky (Leap of Faith #2)

Reviewed by Marieke

 

TITLE:  To Touch The Sky

SERIES: Leap Of Faith, book two

AUTHOR: M.A. Church

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH:  214 pages

BLURB:
He can run, but he can’t hide…

Centuries ago, Hawk made a terrible mistake which has haunted him since. Fear of responsibility and feelings of unworthiness leads him to denying the...Read More »


Recent Release Review: Family of Lies: Sebastian by Sam Argent

Family of Lies: Sebastian

Reviewed by Marieke

 

 

TITLE: Family Of Lies: Sebastian

AUTHOR: Sam Argent

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH:  324 pages

BLURB:

Sebastian Orwell did the only thing a smart wizard could do when he stumbled upon the wounded Crown Prince: he healed him and dumped him in a tavern where he could continue not being Sebastian’s problem....Read More »


Advent Calendar Book Review: Neighbors by Emma Wilson

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Day 23

Reviewed by Marieke

TITLE: Neighbors

SERIES: Advent Calendar 2014, Celebrate

AUTHOR: Emma Wilson

PUBLISHER: Dreamspinner Press

LENGTH: 39 pages

BLURB:

Ever since he moved to London, shy editor Eric has been watching his neighbor, Crooked Smile, jog every morning. Aspiring restaranteur Rhys eats breakfast by the window...Read More »


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